18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sea Lion Playground

Sea lion pups cavort and play in the shallows. Dropping and catching rocks, twisting and wrestling like puppy dogs, they are in constant motion. Not at all shy, they are very curious to investigate visitors.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: n/a, Mexico
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © JillAnne McCarty